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315 Arts and Culture Grants for California

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Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit, For-Profit, or Agency to Serve Tribal and Indigeno...

Deadline 06/06/22

Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit or for-profit organization, government agency, tribal government, or IHE to provide services to individuals with disabilities and older adults from tribal and indigenous communities. Required registrations may take up to several...

GrantWatch ID#: 203175

Grants to USA Music Nonprofits for Programs Focused on Youth and Artistic Instruction

Deadline 06/03/22

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit youth-serving music organizations for programming focused on youth and artistic instruction. Funding is intended for applicants working to achieve systemic change while providing music opportunities for youth. Eligible programs a...

GrantWatch ID#: 196350

Grants to USA Female Artists for Environmentally-Themed Art Projects

Deadline 06/14/22

Grants to USA and territories female artists for environmentally-focused art projects. Funding is intended for thought-provoking projects that benefit and engage the public. Applications are encouraged from artists of color, artists with disabilities, artists living ou...

GrantWatch ID#: 202394

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Present Outdoor Music Concerts in Small and Mid-Sized Towns and ...

Deadline 06/30/22

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations to present professional music concert series in small to medium-sized cities and towns. The public spaces in which the concerts are to take place must be outdoors, easily accessible to a wide range of socioeconomic ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174677

Opportunity for a USA or British Columbia Artist, Artist Team, or Curator to Develop an Art ...

Deadline 05/31/22

Opportunity of up to $75,000 for a USA or British Columbia artist, artist team, or curator to develop an art plan for outdoor recreational areas in Washington. The successful applicant will be expected to oversee the planning and implementation of artistic projects in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 202924

Grants to California Arts and Cultural Nonprofits for Arts Education and Programming

Deadline 06/10/22

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit arts and cultural organizations in eligible areas for educational projects and arts programming that benefit the local community. Funding is intended for programs within a range of disciplines, including performing, visual...

GrantWatch ID#: 171773

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for Education, Health, Comm...

Deadline 07/05/22

Grant to California nonprofit organizations and agencies in eligible regions for projects that strengthen families, promote the healthy development and education of children and youth, and enhance the lives of residents. Priority will be given to projects focused on lo...

GrantWatch ID#: 160370

Awards to California Artists in Eligible Locations in Recognition of Outstanding Artwork

Deadline 06/10/22

Awards to California artists in eligible locations in recognition of outstanding artwork. The awards are intended to honor artists and performers within any artistic discipline. Awards will be granted based on professional achievement and artistic merit. Eligible appli...

GrantWatch ID#: 163552

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Develop and Produce Humanities Television, F...

Deadline 08/10/22

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, agencies, IHEs, and Native American tribal entities to develop and produce humanities-related media projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. Funding is inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 178021

Grants to California Nonprofits for Community Activities and Events in Eligible Locations

Deadline 06/15/22

Grants of $4,000 to California nonprofit organizations for community cultural activities and events in eligible locations. Funding is intended for advertising, marketing, and production expenses associated with activities and events of recreational, social, and cultura...

GrantWatch ID#: 179893

Fellowships to USA and Puerto Rico Writers to Recognize Literary Excellence

Deadline 06/13/22

Fellowships of $25,000 to USA and Puerto Rico writers, poets, and spoken word poets to recognize literary excellence. All applicants must self-identify as Puerto Rican. Funding is intended to highlight the voices of both new and established writers and to celebrate Pue...

GrantWatch ID#: 196274

Grants to USA Arts Service Organizations from Communities of Color for Research Projects

Deadline 08/19/22 LOI Date: 06/09/22

Grants to USA arts service organizations founded by and for arts and cultural communities of color for research projects. Applicants must partner with an experienced researcher. Funding is intended for proposals focused on methods for improving organizational resilienc...

GrantWatch ID#: 203455

Opportunity for USA and Canada Students in Eligible Provinces to Participate in a Social Imp...

Deadline 05/26/22

Opportunity for USA and Canada individual students or groups of students in eligible provinces to participate in a social impact challenge with prizes totaling $10,000. Applicants must participate in an interactive module prior to submitting an application. Program par...

GrantWatch ID#: 186087

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Artists to Support a Residency Program

Deadline 05/26/22

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International individual artists to support a residency program and artwork related to botanical arts. The program is intended to support exceptional artists who create scientifically accurate and aesthetic illustrations of plant sp...

GrantWatch ID#: 196913

Fellowship to a USA, Canada, or International Artist to Support New Botany-Related Work

Deadline 05/26/22

Fellowship of $10,000 to a USA, Canada, or International emerging artist for the development of new work related to gardens, plants, or landscapes. Funding is intended to support a visual artist, literary artist, musician, or dancer who will take part in a two-to-eight...

GrantWatch ID#: 196916

Fellowship to a USA, Canada, or International Scholar to Support Research Related to Botany

Deadline 05/26/22

Fellowship of $10,000 to a USA, Canada, or International emerging scholar or researcher for the development of work related to the arts, culture, and history of landscapes, gardens, and plants. Funding is intended to support a fellowship program focusing on the humanit...

GrantWatch ID#: 196917

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Support a Botany-Related Residency Pr...

Deadline 05/26/22

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individual artists, researchers, scholars, conservation practitioners, scientists, and writers for residencies related to gardens, plants, and landscapes. Funding is intended to support project creation alongside other residents...

GrantWatch ID#: 196920

Contract for Services to a USA, Canada, or International Nonprofit, Educational Institution,...

Deadline 05/26/22

Contract for services of up to $30,000 to a USA, Canada, or International nonprofit organization, educational institution, or individual to develop STEAM programs to benefit professionals and students in Israel. Applicants are advised that required registrations may ta...

GrantWatch ID#: 203240

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies to Provide Public Humanities Programming

Deadline 06/15/22 Conference Date: 05/26/22

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations and non-federal public agencies to provide humanities programming. Funding is intended for a variety of project formats including in-person and virtual activities. Special interest is given to programs that e...

GrantWatch ID#: 199919

Grants to USA Artists to Support Live Public Performances

Deadline 05/27/22

Grants of $30,000 to USA and territories artists for live performance projects. Funding is intended to support original live performances that address social justice throughout the country. The grant supports projects that address shifts in perception, critical convers...

GrantWatch ID#: 146496

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Administer a Foreign Exchange Program

Deadline 05/27/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and IHEs to administer a foreign exchange fellowship program. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support program implementation costs for an exchange of fel...

GrantWatch ID#: 202381

Award to a USA or Canada English Teacher to Recognize Teaching Excellence

Deadline 05/30/22

Award to a USA or Canada English language arts teacher to recognize teaching excellence. The award is intended to honor a teacher of grades 6-8 who has inspired and motivated students and demonstrated excellence in teaching. The winning teacher will be recognized virtu...

GrantWatch ID#: 200300
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Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Writers, Artists, Architects, and Musicians t...

Deadline 05/30/22

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International musicians, architects, writers, and visual artists to participate in a residency program in Austria. The purpose of the residency is to promote an exchange of ideas and to provide a venue for international artists to exhib...

GrantWatch ID#: 203419

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 05/31/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particu...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects that Promote Public Welfare

Deadline 05/31/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of special projects that promote the welfare of the public. Funding is intended to support requests that promote medical research, education, social welfare, religion, and the arts as determined b...

GrantWatch ID#: 180745

Awards to USA Artists and Artist Groups to Recognize Exceptional Contributions to Folk Art

Deadline 05/31/22

Awards of up to $25,000 to USA and territories artists and artist groups to recognize exceptional contributions in the area of folk arts. Eligible artistic genres include, but are not limited to crafts, dance, music, and oral expression. Special consideration will be g...

GrantWatch ID#: 197094

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Projects and Activities to Benefit...

Deadline 05/31/22

Grants of up to $1,500 to California nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to benefit local residents. Funding is intended for proposals that are related, but not limited to, education and scholarships, medical services, arts and culture, animal welfare, and se...

GrantWatch ID#: 202794

Residencies to USA, Canada, and International Artists to Develop Artistic Work in Hawai'i

Deadline 05/31/22

Residencies with a stipend of $3,000 to USA, Canada, and International artists to develop artistic work in Hawai'i. The residency is open to artists and writers working in any medium or genre. Successful applicants may use the funding in any way. The residency will tak...

GrantWatch ID#: 203296
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Fellowships to USA Female Authors from Underrepresented Populations to Develop Manuscripts f...

Deadline 05/31/22

Fellowships to USA female authors from underrepresented populations to develop manuscripts for publication. The purpose of the program is to support diverse female authors and help them on their road to publication. Successful applicants will participate in a writer's ...

GrantWatch ID#: 203425
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Emerging Writers to Support Professional Development

Deadline 05/31/22

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International emerging writers to support professional development. Eligible types of writing include fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, and drama. Funding may be used in any way the writer decides will best benefit their work. F...

GrantWatch ID#: 203428
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Grants and In-Kind Support to California Filmmakers for Short Documentaries that Feature Loc...

Deadline 07/12/22 Conference Date: 05/31/22

Grants of $5,000 and in-kind support to California filmmakers for short documentaries that feature stories from eligible counties. The purpose of the program is to shape the narrative of the region by highlighting local culture, pride, history, and resilience. Films mu...

GrantWatch ID#: 151077

Grants to California Nonprofits to Enhance the Lives of Families and Youth in Eligible Areas

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for programs and projects that serve families, children, and youth. There is a special emphasis on at-risk and underrepresented populations. Proposals must fall within one of the following areas of focus: L...

GrantWatch ID#: 139979

Grants to USA Native American Organizations and Oregon Charitable Organizations and Agencies...

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants to USA Native American organizations and Oregon local governments and charitable organizations in eligible counties for programs that benefit Native American communities. Funding is provided for programs in the areas of alcohol and drug treatment, cultural activ...

GrantWatch ID#: 145701

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits to Promote Understanding Between the Two Nations

Deadline 08/01/22 LOI Date: 06/01/22

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for programs and exchanges related to US-Japan policy. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for projects that raise awareness of Japan in the US and/or the US in Japan ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150594

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Programs that Address Bilateral Policy

Deadline 08/01/22 LOI Date: 06/01/22

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for initiatives, exchanges, and studies related to US-Japan policy. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to respond to policy-focused needs as identified by practitione...

GrantWatch ID#: 150595

Awards to California City Artists in Eligible Regions for Outstanding Work in Contemporary Vi...

Deadline 06/01/22

Awards of $10,000 and awards of $25,000 to California visual artists in eligible locations to recognize outstanding work in contemporary art. In addition to funding, successful awardees will receive networking opportunities, publicity on the funding source's website, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 153575

Grants to California Nonprofits for Projects that Benefit the Community

Deadline 07/01/22 LOI Date: 06/01/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofits to benefit residents in eligible regions. New applicants, and organizations that have not been funded in the last five years, must submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full application. Eligible program areas ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170590

Grants to California Arts Organizations, Nonprofits, and Artists for Local Arts Initiatives

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants of up to $1,000 to California individual artists, arts organizations, and nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for projects that increase access to the arts. Funding is intended to support a wide range of artistic activities that provide cultural enrichme...

GrantWatch ID#: 173821

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Serve Holocaust Survivors and for ...

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and institutions to provide services for elderly Holocaust survivors, and for Holocaust education, research, and preservation. Funding is intended to provide care to Holocaust victims as well as for documentation, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174361

Grants to California Arts and Cultural Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs and Opera...

Deadline 07/15/22 LOI Date: 06/01/22

Grants of up to $25,000 to California arts and cultural nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for projects related to arts programming and for general operating support, including Coronavirus (COVID-19) recovery. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174733

Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, First Nations, and Organizations to Address ...

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA and Canada grassroots groups, tribes, First Nations, and organizations to mitigate the negative impacts of mining. Priority funding is intended for projects that protect ecosystems, the environment, community health, and cul...

GrantWatch ID#: 178266

Grants to Maryland, California, New York, and Washington, DC Nonprofits for Projects that Be...

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants to Maryland, California, New York, and Washington, DC nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit underrepresented communities and low-income areas in eligible regions. Funding priorities include the environment, health, arts and culture, workforce develop...

GrantWatch ID#: 178645

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Theater Companies, IHEs, and Individual...

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, theater companies, educational organizations, and individuals for projects related to the works of Kurt Weill and Marc Blitzstein. Funding is intended for a broad range of expenses related to performance...

GrantWatch ID#: 181056

Awards to USA Translators to Recognize Exceptional Work in the Translation of Book-Length Wo...

Deadline 06/01/22

Awards to USA translators to recognize exceptional work in the translation of book-length works in Japanese. Eligible entries include short story collections, memoirs, novels, essays, manga, poetry, and drama. Submitted works may be modern or classics that are publishe...

GrantWatch ID#: 195593

Residency to a USA Artist or Musician to Promote Professional Development in Eligible Locati...

Deadline 06/01/22

Residency to a USA artist or musician to encourage professional development in eligible locations. Applicants are invited to apply for 4 to 7 week residencies offered to visual artists or musicians from a broad variety of disciplines. The goal of the program is to brin...

GrantWatch ID#: 195832

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Visual and Contemporary Craft Arts and to Assist Disadvan...

Deadline 07/01/22 LOI Date: 06/01/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to support visual and contemporary craft arts and to assist disadvantaged children. New applicants are required to submit an inquiry form prior to a full application. Funding is intended to support educational programs, provide ass...

GrantWatch ID#: 197778

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Nonfiction Film Projects that Inspir...

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individual filmmakers for nonfiction film projects. Funding is intended for projects at any phase of production that are related to science and that promote interest in science. Application assessment will be based on creative n...

GrantWatch ID#: 199058

Grants to California Arts and Cultural Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Operational Suppo...

Deadline 06/10/22 Conference Date: 06/01/22

Grants of up to $8,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to California nonprofit arts and cultural organizations in eligible locations for operational support. First-time applicants must attend an orientation meeting prior to applying. Funding is intended to collect, present...

GrantWatch ID#: 171774
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Grants to California Arts Nonprofits and Agencies to Manage a Program to Increase Awareness ...

Deadline 06/02/22

Grants to California nonprofit arts organizations, social service organizations, arts-based government agencies, and tribal governments to manage a program to increase engagement in and awareness of a range of topics, including social justice, public health, environmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 202752

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Film Industry Professionals for Screenwriting ...

Deadline 06/03/22

Fellowships of $35,000 to USA, Canada, and International film industry professionals for screenwriting mentorship in scientific and technological subject areas. In addition to a cash grant, fellows will participate in a two-month residency where experienced members of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190637